Obama proposed a 1.6 percent pay raise for military and civilian federal employees in a conference call with administration and union officials as part of his 2017 budget.
Local, state and federal law enforcement agencies have teamed up to create a layered security strategy for Levi’s stadium the site of Super Bowl 50 this weekend.
A bipartisan cadre of lawmakers from the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has sent letters to two dozen agencies to gather information about a potentially critical breach of Juniper Networks’ firewalls that might have compromised the integrity of agencies’ encrypted communications.
At a speech this week, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter announced that President Obama will request $582.7 billion in funding for the Pentagon in his fiscal year 2017 budget request.
Last week, the Administration announced the creation of a new agency to handle background investigations and the security clearance process for federal agencies, employees, and contractors.